Festival of Photography, Talks and Walks / 24 May - 29 June 2019

About Blast!

Blast! is a festival like no other – made with and for the people of Sandwell – from 24th May – 30th June 2019

Blast! - open new ways to make and engage in art across the six towns - on the streets, in shopping centres, libraries, pubs, heritage centres, parks, and in people’s homes.

Join us for Blast! - off on 24th May in West Bromwich Town Hall for the launch of this explosive festival. Blast! -shaking things up in Sandwell.

Come and have a Blast!


About multistory

Multistory is an ambitious community arts charity based in West Bromwich in the borough of Sandwell.  We are creating a contemporary body of photographic work, films, oral histories and an online digital archive that documents life in Sandwell and the Black Country. Multistory works in collaboration with acclaimed photographers, writers and local people to tell their stories of everyday life.  Artists that we have invited to work on projects include photographers Polly Braden, Susan Meiselas, Corinne Noordenbos, Martin Parr and Jon Tonks and writer, Emma Purshouse.  You can find out more information here.

Multistory gratefully acknowledges the support of Sandwell Council and Arts Council of England.




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